Big Fish is a Southern Gothic tale directed by one of my favorite directors, Tim Burton. Billy Crudup plays a son trying to learn the true stories about his father, played by Albert Finney and Ewan McGregor, instead of the tall tales he’s heard all his life. But what he discovers is that the stories […]
[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O90-DO9P6q0] Based on the John Grisham bestseller, this film is intense from start to finish. A young black girl is raped and nearly killed by two white men. When it seems that the men are going to be released, the girl’s father, played by Samuel L. Jackson, takes the law into his own hands […]
The Odd Life of Timothy Green tells the story of a couple, played by Jennifer Garner and Joel Edgerton, who are told they can’t have children. They write down everything their child would have, every trait, and bury it in the garden. The next day they awake to find Timothy, with leaves growing from him, […]
I hope you enjoy this playlist of songs that are by Southern artists or Southern-inspired. Any songs that you think should be added? Add them in the comments! There are 15 songs on the playlist so watch each one and the next will automatically load.
In February of last year, I had the chance to stop by the famous Jack Daniel’s Distillery in Lynchburg, Tennessee on the way to visit my aunt in Nashville. Jack Daniel’s is easily the most well-known Tennessee whiskey and perhaps the most iconic American spirit. All the Jack Daniel’s in the world is made in […]